Memory Training

Introducing COGMED Working Memory Training

Memory TrainingCogmed Working Memory Training is a drug free, research based solution to improve attention by training working memory. This evidence-based, computerized training program was designed by leading neuroscientists to improve attention by effectively increasing working memory capacity over a 5 week training program.

This training program consists of 25 computerized training sessions, each 30-45 minutes long. The training is done on a computer. This 5 week training program consists of five sessions weekly. It is a rigorous program designed to improve working memory through intensive and systematic training.

A Cogmed Qualified Coach is involved throughout the training. The Cogmed network of professionals has a proven track record of providing patients with excellent support and results. You can learn more about Cogmed Working Memory Training at www.cogmed.com.

What is Working Memory?

Working memory, or short term memory, is the ability to keep information in your mind for a short time, focus on a task, and remember what to do next. By training working memory, you will be better able to stay focused, ignore distractions, plan next steps, remember instructions and start and finish tasks.

What are the Results?

Published research has shown that COGMED Training:

• Improves working memory capacity
• Improves attention
• Improves math and reading comprehension skills
• Improves function in daily life
• Correlates with changes in brain activity and biochemical functioning

What Conditions are linked to Working Memory Deficits?

• ADHD
• Learning Disabilities
• Traumatic Brain Injuries
• Asperger’s Syndrome and High Functioning Autism
• Normal Aging

To request an appointment, please call Esther at 978-679-1200.

This training is done by New England Center for Mental Health, our affiliate company, located in Littleton, MA.

Click here for more information about the COGMED Memory Traing program at New England Center for Mental Health.